Gerald Wayne Felts, 76, of Corbin passed away Monday, June 18, 2018, at St. Joseph Hospital in London.
Born January 14, 1942, in Corbin, he was the son of the late Fonley and Alma Felts.
A member of Freedom Point Church of God, he was also a U.S. Army veteran and a retiree from Whayne Supply Company.
Although he especially enjoyed fishing, his greatest passion was spending time with his grandchildren who reportedly would always “light his smile up.”
He leaves behind his loving family: his wife, Joyce Felts; two daughters: Lori Vorbeck and husband Jeff and Kelly Edwards and husband Jeff; four grandchildren: Trace Vorbeck, Nick Vorbeck, Erin Reece Edwards, and Grantland Edwards; two sisters: Carolyn Farmer and husband Stanley and Phyllis Mitchell and husband Lonnie; and a brother, Roger Felts; other relatives and numerous friends. He will be deeply missed.
The funeral service was held Sunday, June 24, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Sean Disney and Bro. Ben Fields officiating.
Burial followed at Cumberland Memorial Gardens at Lily with Jeff Vorbeck, Jeff Edwards, Trace Vorbeck, Nick Vorbeck, Omar McDaniel, Zack Ingle, and Grant Edwards serving as pallbearers.
Military rites were conducted by the American Legion Post 88.
Messages of condolence may be left at www.hartfhcorbin.com.
Hart Funeral Home of Corbin was in charge of the arrangements.